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In a Perfect World

June 6, 2014  | 

Maggie mulls the pros and cons of the minimum wage regulations.

Keywords: employee issues   money  

Funding Your Salon

May 15, 2014  | Article

Before the ribbon cutting, before the first appointment is booked, and before the lights get turned on, you’ve got to find the financial muscle to make this dream come true.

Keywords: finance   funding   money  

Tired Again

March 10, 2014  | 

It recently occurred to me — more like fell on my head like a piano in a cartoon — that I might not be able to work forever. The last few months have been busy, and

Keywords: money   nail tech issues  

How to Open a Nail Salon When…

December 21, 2013  | Article

These five tales of survival prove that timing isn’t everything. Hard work and determination
can make almost any reason for delaying the fulfillment of career goals seem like a paltry excuse. Take inspiration from these salon owners to surmount your obstacles in 2014.

Keywords: health   money   salon ownership  

It’s Gonna Take Three Hours, OK?

December 2, 2013  | 

For a long time, I bought into the “time is money” philosophy. I caved to the pressure to book on the hour and be able to perform every service on my menu in one hour or

Keywords: money   salon services  

Underbidding the Job

October 23, 2013  | 

A few weeks ago I got a text from a potential client asking about booking an appointment and wanting to know if I could do a set “like this” and what would I charge for it. She

Keywords: clients   money   salon services  

Go, But Not into Debt

September 11, 2013  | 

Last year, when I broke my wrist, I conceded that I was going to benched for the season. But the “season” runs from the Sacramento show to IBS Las Vegas. (You know, I once Tweeted about

Keywords: money   tradeshows  

On the Other Hand

June 7, 2013  | 

So I was talking about picking a niche, right? But there are a lot of people out there who are convinced that my own niche — all that clunky acrylic loaded down with glitter and artwork —

Keywords: money   nail tech issues   salon services  

It Costs What?!

May 3, 2013  | 

How often do your clients tell you how much everyone loves their nails and asks where they have them done — only to have your clients end the story with how those same people who were

Keywords: clients   money   nail tech issues  

Another Happy New Year Post

December 28, 2012  | 

So how was your year? Mine got off to a promising start and then sort of just went a little flat — and then, of course, ended up skidding to a screeching halt with this stupid

Keywords: competitions   money  

commission

November 19, 2012  | Encyclopedia

A compensation structure favored in the salon industry; a commission is a percentage earned of all revenue from services brought into the salon by an individual (for example, if a nail technician is paid on a 50% commission basis and she tickets services for $200, her commission is $100).

Keywords: business   employee issues   money   staff management  

The Price Is Right

October 17, 2012  | 

You know what's hard? Putting a price on my work.  Back in the beginning of my career it was tough because I knew I sucked. Well, "sucked" is a strong word, but my work was not

Keywords: clients   money   salon services  

Bad Capitalists

August 1, 2012  | 

Why is it that we — yes “we,” as in the embarrassing majority of the people who work in our industry — think that it’s reasonable to expect a break on rent if we’re only going

Keywords: money  

Am I Supposed to Haggle?

July 13, 2012  | 

For everyone who spends as much time looking at photos of nails as I do, especially if you look at a lot of domestic nail art (“domestic” for the U.S. techs, that is), you’ve probably been

Keywords: money  

$300 a Week

July 11, 2012  | 

I started my first job as a professional manicurist in 1992. The job I had previous to doing nails put about $200 into my bank account each week and that had been sufficient to cover my

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The U.S. Vietnamese salon industry represents more than half of all salons. VietSALON serves this market with a bi-monthly Vietnamese language print magazine and a community-oriented website.

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